Mark E. Van Der Weide has been the General Counsel of the Federal Reserve Board since August 2017.
From 2010 until August 2017, Mr. Van Der Weide worked in the Board’s Division of Supervision and Regulation, helping to coordinate the development of Federal Reserve positions on international and domestic regulatory policy.
Mr. Van Der Weide was detailed to the U.S. Treasury Department during 2009-2010, where he provided assistance to the Administration in its efforts to design the financial reform legislation that ultimately became the Dodd-Frank Act.
From 1998 until 2009, Mr. Van Der Weide worked in the Legal Division of the Federal Reserve Board.
Prior to joining the Federal Reserve Board, Mr. Van Der Weide worked as an associate at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton.
Mr. Van Der Weide received a J.D. degree from Yale Law School in 1995 and a B.A. degree in history and philosophy from the University of Iowa in 1992.